Fire Lieutenant

The City of Henderson is accepting applications for the position described below:

JOB TITLE:  Firefighter Lieutenant

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:  To ensure protection to residents and property from fire. Participation in and directing personnel in fire suppression and prevention. 

ACCEPTABLE EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING:  Applicants from within the department must have at least three years experience employed as a Fire Fighter. Outside applicants must have a least five years Firefighting experience.

REQUIRED CERTIFICATES OR LICENSE:  Basic Fire Fighter Certification from Texas Commission of Fire Protection Personnel Standards and Education; ECA or Basic EMT certification from Texas Department of Health, valid State of Texas Class B Drive's license, pass exam and oral interview, initial and ongoing agility test. Must maintain certification through continuing education.

CLOSING DATE:  First review of applications will be reviewed on February 16th.

  • Please attach copies of the required certifications to the application.

Interested persons may apply by contacting Central Fire Station, 401 W. Main Street, Henderson, Texas for an application form. Applications may be submitted by mail, email or in person to City of Henderson Fire Department, Attn: Claudette Welch, 401 West Main St., Henderson, Texas 75652.

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*Any Incomplete Applications Will Not Be Considered.*